Patents by Inventor Chun-Ting Wu

Chun-Ting Wu has filed for patents to protect the following inventions. This listing includes patent applications that are pending as well as patents that have already been granted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).

  • Patent number: 11913981
    Abstract: An electrostatic sensing system configured to sense an electrostatic information of a fluid inside a fluid distribution component and including an electrostatic sensing assembly, a signal amplifier and an analog-to-digital converter. The electrostatic sensing assembly includes a sensing component, and a shield. The sensing component is configured to be disposed at the fluid distribution component. The sensing component is disposed through the fluid distribution component so as to be partially located in the fluid distribution component. The shield surrounds a part of the sensing component that is located in the fluid distribution component. At least part of the shield is located on an upstream side of the sensing component. The signal amplifier is electrically connected to the sensing component. The analog-to-digital converter is electrically connected to the signal amplifier. The shield has an opening spaced apart from the sensing component.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 21, 2020
    Date of Patent: February 27, 2024
    Assignee: INDUSTRIAL TECHNOLOGY RESEARCH INSTITUTE
    Inventors: Mean-Jue Tung, Ming-Da Yang, Shi-Yuan Tong, Yu-Ting Huang, Chun-Pin Wu
  • Publication number: 20230307292
    Abstract: An integrated circuit (IC) structure includes a substrate, an interconnect structure, metal lines, a liner, a protecting layer, and a nitride-free passivation layer. The interconnect structure is over the substrate. The metal lines are over the interconnect structure. The liner is conformally formed on the metal lines. The protecting layer is over the liner. The nitride-free passivation layer continuously extends from the liner to the protecting layer and forms an interface with the liner.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 15, 2023
    Publication date: September 28, 2023
    Applicant: TAIWAN SEMICONDUCTOR MANUFACTURING CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Chun-Chiang CHEN, Chun-Ting WU, Ching-Hou SU, Chih-Pin WANG
  • Patent number: 11688633
    Abstract: An integrated circuit (IC) structure includes a substrate, a transistor, an interconnect structure, a plurality of metal lines, an oxide liner, a passivation layer, and a nitride layer. The transistor is on the substrate. The interconnect structure is over the transistor. The metal lines is on the interconnect structure. The oxide liner is over the plurality of metal lines. The passivation layer is over the oxide liner and is more porous than the passivation layer. The nitride layer is over the passivation layer.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 16, 2021
    Date of Patent: June 27, 2023
    Assignee: TAIWAN SEMICONDUCTOR MANUFACTURING CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Chun-Chiang Chen, Chun-Ting Wu, Ching-Hou Su, Chih-Pin Wang
  • Publication number: 20210343587
    Abstract: An integrated circuit (IC) structure includes a substrate, a transistor, an interconnect structure, a plurality of metal lines, an oxide liner, a passivation layer, and a nitride layer. The transistor is on the substrate. The interconnect structure is over the transistor. The metal lines is on the interconnect structure. The oxide liner is over the plurality of metal lines. The passivation layer is over the oxide liner and is more porous than the passivation layer. The nitride layer is over the passivation layer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 16, 2021
    Publication date: November 4, 2021
    Applicant: TAIWAN SEMICONDUCTOR MANUFACTURING CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Chun-Chiang CHEN, Chun-Ting WU, Ching-Hou SU, Chih-Pin WANG
  • Patent number: 11069562
    Abstract: A method includes forming metal lines over an interconnect structure that is formed above transistors; depositing a liner layer over the metal lines using a first high density plasma chemical vapor deposition (HDPCVD) process with a zero RF bias power depositing a first passivation layer over the liner layer using a second HDPCVD process with a non-zero RF bias power; and depositing a second passivation layer in contact with a top surface of the first passivation layer using a third HDPCVD process with a non-zero RF bias power.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 15, 2020
    Date of Patent: July 20, 2021
    Assignee: TAIWAN SEMICONDUCTOR MANUFACTURING CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Chun-Chiang Chen, Chun-Ting Wu, Ching-Hou Su, Chih-Pin Wang
  • Publication number: 20210217659
    Abstract: A method includes forming metal lines over an interconnect structure that is formed above transistors; depositing a liner layer over the metal lines using a first high density plasma chemical vapor deposition (HDPCVD) process with a zero RF bias power depositing a first passivation layer over the liner layer using a second HDPCVD process with a non-zero RF bias power; and depositing a second passivation layer in contact with a top surface of the first passivation layer using a third HDPCVD process with a non-zero RF bias power.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 15, 2020
    Publication date: July 15, 2021
    Applicant: TAIWAN SEMICONDUCTOR MANUFACTURING CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Chun-Chiang CHEN, Chun-Ting WU, Ching-Hou SU, Chih-Pin WANG
  • Publication number: 20210019908
    Abstract: A method that enables building recognition via object detection and geospatial intelligence. The method includes detecting an object in an input image, wherein the object is located within a bounding area and extracting a physical location and a camera pose associated with the input image. The method also includes projecting a location coordinate of at least one entity onto the input image to obtain a projected point for the at least one entity, wherein the at least one entity is selected according to the physical location and camera pose associated with the input image and determining a nearest projected point to the bounding area. Finally, the method includes labeling the object within the bounding area with an entity name of the at least one entity associated with the nearest projected point.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 15, 2019
    Publication date: January 21, 2021
    Applicant: Microsoft Technology Licensing, LLC
    Inventors: Yan Zhang, Zhiqing Hong, Chun-Ting Wu, Simon L. Shapiro, Hao-Wei Tseng, Qing Zhang, Chih-Kai Wang
  • Patent number: 9152171
    Abstract: A multi-positionable computer comprises a user interface portion and a processing portion. The user interface portion includes a path along its back surface. The user interface portion can include a slot for receiving computer peripherals. The processing portion includes a connecting member for slidably coupling the processing portion to the user interface portion, and a rolling surface for contacting an external surface. The processing portion allows the user interface portion to be oriented in one of a plurality of positions along the path. In one orientation of the user interface portion, content is automatically displayed to align with the orientation of the user interface portion. In some embodiments, a virtual keyboard is displayed when the user interface portion is oriented in a predetermined position. The processing portion includes sides adjacent to the rolling surface. In some embodiments, ports and/or connections are accessible from at least one of the sides.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 6, 2014
    Date of Patent: October 6, 2015
    Assignee: Z124
    Inventors: Chun-Ting Wu, Chen-Pang Chuang
  • Patent number: 9152263
    Abstract: A multi-positionable computer comprises a user interface portion and a processing portion. The user interface portion includes a path along its back surface. The user interface portion can include a slot for receiving computer peripherals. The processing portion includes a connecting member for slidably coupling the processing portion to the user interface portion, and a rolling surface for contacting an external surface. The processing portion allows the user interface portion to be oriented in one of a plurality of positions along the path. In one orientation of the user interface portion, content is automatically displayed to align with the orientation of the user interface portion. In some embodiments, a virtual keyboard is displayed when the user interface portion is oriented in a predetermined position. The processing portion includes sides adjacent to the rolling surface. In some embodiments, ports and/or connections are accessible from at least one of the sides.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 7, 2014
    Date of Patent: October 6, 2015
    Assignee: Z124
    Inventors: Chun-Ting Wu, Chen-Pang Chuang
  • Patent number: 9152172
    Abstract: A multi-positionable computer comprises a user interface portion and a processing portion. The user interface portion includes a path along its back surface. The user interface portion can include a slot for receiving computer peripherals. The processing portion includes a connecting member for slidably coupling the processing portion to the user interface portion, and a rolling surface for contacting an external surface. The processing portion allows the user interface portion to be oriented in one of a plurality of positions along the path. In one orientation of the user interface portion, content is automatically displayed to align with the orientation of the user interface portion. In some embodiments, a virtual keyboard is displayed when the user interface portion is oriented in a predetermined position. The processing portion includes sides adjacent to the rolling surface. In some embodiments, ports and/or connections are accessible from at least one of the sides.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 7, 2014
    Date of Patent: October 6, 2015
    Assignee: Z124
    Inventors: Chun-Ting Wu, Chen-Pang Chuang
  • Patent number: 8681113
    Abstract: An all-in-one computer system comprising: a base panel having a top surface and a bottom surface; and a screen panel coupled to and extending from the base panel, the screen panel comprising a screen. In some embodiments, a speaker system is coupled to the bottom surface of the base panel to provide a stand on which the base panel can be supported at an angle with respect to a resting surface, wherein the speaker system is configured to be adjusted along the bottom surface of the base panel to adjust the angle at which the base panel is supported. In some embodiments, a processing unit is communicatively coupled to the tilt sensor and to the screen, wherein the processing unit is configured to switch the screen between a touch mode and a non-touch mode based on the angle sensed by the tilt sensor.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 27, 2011
    Date of Patent: March 25, 2014
    Assignee: Flextronics AP, LLC
    Inventors: Chun-Ting Wu, Chen-Pang Chuang, Wen-Chung Wu, Chu-Wei Yang
  • Patent number: 8649166
    Abstract: A multi positionable portable computer is able to be set in a variety of form factors. A user display portion comprising a screen is movably coupled to a processing portion having processing circuitry by a hinge having two pivot points. The two pivot points allow for the portable computer to be placed upright for presentations and the like or flat on a surface with the user display angled toward a user for interfacing with the portable computer. A movable optics module is provided that is positionable on a top surface of the display portion whether the display portion is in a landscape position or a portrait position.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 11, 2011
    Date of Patent: February 11, 2014
    Assignee: Z124
    Inventors: Chun-Ting Wu, Chen-Pang Chuang
  • Patent number: 8648821
    Abstract: A multi-positionable computer comprises a user interface portion and a processing portion. The user interface portion includes a path along its back surface. The user interface portion can include a slot for receiving computer peripherals. The processing portion includes a connecting member for slidably coupling the processing portion to the user interface portion, and a rolling surface for contacting an external surface. The processing portion allows the user interface portion to be oriented in one of a plurality of positions along the path. In one orientation of the user interface portion, content is automatically displayed to align with the orientation of the user interface portion. In some embodiments, a virtual keyboard is displayed when the user interface portion is oriented in a predetermined position. The processing portion includes sides adjacent to the rolling surface. In some embodiments, ports and/or connections are accessible from at least one of the sides.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 18, 2011
    Date of Patent: February 11, 2014
    Assignee: Flextronics ID, LLC
    Inventors: Chun-Ting Wu, Chen-Pang Chuang
  • Patent number: 8612518
    Abstract: Systems for, and methods of, enabling selective control of resource of an electronic device having a display by a controlling electronic device having a display are disclosed. Selective control of the electronic device is implemented by the electronic device via a set of control permissions for a detected controlling device, based upon an identifier of the controlling device. A controlling device can be any electronic device having a processor, a memory, a display and a communication module. Enabling selective control of the display of an electronic device having a display, by a personal computer, enables the personal computer to operate as a dual screen personal computer.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 16, 2010
    Date of Patent: December 17, 2013
    Assignee: Maples Corporate Services Limited
    Inventors: Chun-Ting Wu, Chen-Pang Chuang
  • Patent number: 8526178
    Abstract: An apparatus includes a processing portion and a user interface portion. The user interface portion is slidably coupled to the processing portion along a first axis. The apparatus also includes a stand that is hingedly coupled to the user interface portion. The stand rotates about a second axis orthogonal to the first axis. In some embodiments, the stand includes a U-bar. When the stand is coupled to the processing portion in an open position, the U-bar is able to receive cables therethrough. When the stand is coupled to the processing portion in a closed position, the stand is positioned within a recess, adapted to receive the stand, of the processing portion. In some embodiments, the user interface portion is removable from the processing portion.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 17, 2011
    Date of Patent: September 3, 2013
    Assignee: Flextronics AP, LLC
    Inventors: Chun-Ting Wu, Yu-Tsiang Lin
  • Publication number: 20120324540
    Abstract: Systems for, and methods of, enabling selective control of resource of an electronic device having a display by a controlling electronic device wherein one device is housed within the other and each device having a display are disclosed. Selective control of the electronic device is implemented by the electronic device via a set of control permissions for a detected controlling device, based upon an identifier of the controlling device. A controlling device can be any electronic device having a processor, a memory, a display and a communication module. Enabling selective control of the display of an electronic device having a display, by a personal computer, enables the personal computer to operate as a dual screen personal computer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 1, 2011
    Publication date: December 20, 2012
    Applicant: FLEXTRONICS AP, LLC
    Inventor: Chun-Ting Wu
  • Publication number: 20120293936
    Abstract: An apparatus includes a processing portion and a user interface portion. The user interface portion is slidably coupled to the processing portion along a first axis. The apparatus also includes a stand that is hingedly coupled to the user interface portion. The stand rotates about a second axis orthogonal to the first axis. In some embodiments, the stand includes a U-bar. When the stand is coupled to the processing portion in an open position, the U-bar is able to receive cables therethrough. When the stand is coupled to the processing portion in a closed position, the stand is positioned within a recess, adapted to receive the stand, of the processing portion. In some embodiments, the user interface portion is removable from the processing portion.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 17, 2011
    Publication date: November 22, 2012
    Applicant: FLEXTRONICS AP, LLC
    Inventors: Chun-Ting Wu, Yu-Tsiang Lin
  • Publication number: 20120182227
    Abstract: A multi-positionable computer comprises a user interface portion and a processing portion. The user interface portion includes a path along its back surface. The user interface portion can include a slot for receiving computer peripherals. The processing portion includes a connecting member for slidably coupling the processing portion to the user interface portion, and a rolling surface for contacting an external surface. The processing portion allows the user interface portion to be oriented in one of a plurality of positions along the path. In one orientation of the user interface portion, content is automatically displayed to align with the orientation of the user interface portion. In some embodiments, a virtual keyboard is displayed when the user interface portion is oriented in a predetermined position. The processing portion includes sides adjacent to the rolling surface. In some embodiments, ports and/or connections are accessible from at least one of the sides.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 18, 2011
    Publication date: July 19, 2012
    Applicant: FLEXTRONICS ID, LLC
    Inventors: Chun-Ting Wu, Chen-Pang Chuang
  • Publication number: 20120176741
    Abstract: A multi positionable portable computer is able to be set in a variety of form factors. A user display portion comprising a screen is movably coupled to a processing portion having processing circuitry by a hinge having two pivot points. The two pivot points allow for the portable computer to be placed upright for presentations and the like or flat on a surface with the user display angled toward a user for interfacing with the portable computer. A movable optics module is provided that is positionable on a top surface of the display portion whether the display portion is in a landscape position or a portrait position.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 11, 2011
    Publication date: July 12, 2012
    Applicant: FLEXTRONICS ID, LLC
    Inventors: Chun-Ting Wu, Chen-Pang Chuang
  • Publication number: 20120124648
    Abstract: Systems for, and methods of, enabling selective control of resource of an electronic device having a display by a controlling electronic device having a display are disclosed. Selective control of the electronic device is implemented by the electronic device via a set of control permissions for a detected controlling device, based upon an identifier of the controlling device. A controlling device can be any electronic device having a processor, a memory, a display and a communication module. Enabling selective control of the display of an electronic device having a display, by a personal computer, enables the personal computer to operate as a dual screen personal computer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 16, 2010
    Publication date: May 17, 2012
    Applicant: FLEXTRONICS ID, LLC
    Inventors: Chun-Ting Wu, Chen-Pang Chuang